Kathmandu, March 14:
The Election Commission has imparted 'training of trainers (TOT)' targeting the upcoming local poll.
The commission today began two-day training in this connection, in which 32 under secretaries and officers at the Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development are taking part.
The attendees of the regional training will impart the training to secretaries at the village bodies and election education volunteers.
The chief election commissioner Dr Ayodhi Prasad Yadav, while inaugurating the training, said that the training was launched aimed at lessening the invalid votes.
Education regarding election laws, election programme, monitoring, management, nomination, dispute settlement, sample voting, vote counting among other issues would be imparted in the training, it is learnt.